Training artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms requires data to flow like water through a fire hose. Remove AI infrastructure obstacles and bottlenecks and optimize performance from edge to core to cloud, thanks to PNY Technologies and its partnership with NetApp AI Storage.
Why NetApp and PNY for artificial intelligence?
The process of operationalizing AI requires massive amounts of data to flow unhindered through a five-stage pipeline, from ingest through archive. As enterprises of all types embrace AI technologies, they face data challenges (aka bottlenecks) from edge to core to cloud.
As the data authority on hybrid cloud, NetApp delivers AI solutions that remove bottlenecks at the edge, core, and cloud to enable more efficient data collection, accelerated AI workloads, and smoother cloud integration. PNY Technologies offers what is best in term of solutions for AI,
Unleash the capabilities of your data scientists
Run 5 times more data through your pipeline
Copy datasets in seconds rather than hours or days
Configure your AI infrastructure with Ansible integration
Get your data flowing from edge to core to cloud
With a cloud-first strategy, PNY AI Storage and the NetApp suite of products handle AI and ML data movement from edge to core to cloud.
Drive intelligence at the edge
The amount of data generated by smart edge devices and a large number of ingestion points can overwhelm compute, storage, and networks at the edge. NetApp AI solutions allow edge-level analytics to process and selectively pass on data during ingest, create different tiers of data service, and speed up data movement.
Power training in the core
The core is the heart of your AI data pipeline, and it demands high I/O performance. From preprocessing data so it’s most valuable to feeding the data to the neural networks for model training, NetApp AI solutions for the core remove performance bottlenecks and accelerate AI workloads.
Accelerate analysis in the cloud
The benefits of the cloud can be leveraged for AI in several ways, including cold storage tiering, backing up, and archiving. The cloud also offers an ideal environment to begin development of AI workflows, run proofs of concept, and form a foundation to expand on.
PNY Portfolio for AI Storage with NetApp
NetApp AI solutions remove bottlenecks at the edge, core, and cloud to enable more efficient data collection, accelerated AI workloads, and smoother cloud integration. These unified data management solutions support seamless, cost-effective data movement across your hybrid multicloud environment.
ONTAP AI: Delivering the promise
ONTAP AI consolidates a data center’s worth of analytics, training, and inference compute into a single, 5-petaflop AI system.
Simplify, scale, and integrate your data pipeline for DL with the ONTAP AI proven architecture, powered by NVIDIA DGX servers and NetApp cloud-connected all-flash storage.
What AI promises, ONTAP AI delivers
NetApp ONTAP AI is one of the first converged infrastructure stacks to incorporate NVIDIA DGX A100, and NVIDIA Mellanox® high-performance Ethernet switches. You get unified AI workloads, simplified deployment, and fast return on investment.
AFF A-Series: the world’s fastest cloud-connected flash
NetApp AFF systems keep data flowing to DL processes with the industry’s fastest and most flexible all-flash storage, featuring the world’s first end-to-end NVMe technologies
Why NetApp for performance storage
Performance and efficiency are just 2 of the many reasons why NetApp is the best for performance storage
EF-Series all-flash arrays: microsecond response for your demanding applications
When you need to supercharge performance-sensitive workloads like real-time analytics, HPC, and databases, the price-to-performance benefit of NetApp® EF-Series all-flash arrays speaks volumes. They deliver microsecond response to your most demanding apps, maximum uptime, and six-nines reliability.
NetApp EF-Series AI and BeeGFS
Accelerate time to insight with fast streaming of data to AI applications. Supercharge BeeGFS storage and metadata services.
Why NetApp EF-Series arrays?
Big data analytics. High-performance computing. Demanding databases. NetApp EF-Series all-flash arrays are built for today’s giant workloads (and the even bigger ones to come).
EF-Series arrays combine impressive IOPS, microsecond response times, and incredible throughput capacity, so your most demanding apps never miss a beat. In addition, the EF-Series is powered by NetApp® SANtricity software to give you extensive configuration flexibility, custom performance tuning, and complete control over data placement. In other words, a trifecta of data management brilliance.
E-Series hybrid-flash arrays: Built to deliver
“E” is for everything you could want in a hybrid-flash array. NetApp® E-Series is built for dedicated, high-bandwidth applications that need simple, fast SAN storage with enterprise-grade reliability.
Why NetApp E-Series arrays?
Our E-Series arrays are the go-to system for so many because of the simplicity and reliability they deliver. From mid-sized businesses driving data-intensive applications like analytics, video surveillance, and disk-based backup, to small enterprises and remote offices needing mixed-workload performance for their dedicated apps.
Built for high-performance and data-intensive bandwidth applications with enterprise-grade reliability.
- Up to 1M IOPS, 21GB/s throughput
- Scale to 6PB raw capacity with disk shelves
- 99.9999% availability
Optimized for small enterprises and remote offices that require mixed-workload performance and reliability for dedicated apps.
- Up to 300,000 IOPS, 10 GB/s bandwidth
- Scale to 1.8PB raw capacity with disk shelves
- 99.9999% availability
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Natural Language Processing (NLP)
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Deploy AI your way
NetApp® AI delivers industry-leading AI technology for your most demanding analytic workloads, with the deployment simplicity and ease of management that you need.
Flexible reference architectures
Build your AI environment using reference architectures certified and supported by the leaders in AI.
Streamline procurement, reduce risk, and simplify management with fully supported, preconfigured AI solutions.
Fully managed services
Accelerate AI projects and consume AI as a service with leading technology and software tools.
PNY New Partnership
PNY Technologies is proud to announce its new partnership with NetApp, a worldwide leader in storage solutions. PNY will distribute NetApp solutions for Artificial Intelligence in the main markets of Europe.
This new collaboration with NetApp allows PNY to strengthen its global AI offering and to be able to propose complete clusters, meeting all the requirements of a high-performance AI installation. This includes AI computing with NVIDIA DGX systems, NVIDIA Networking and storage with NetApp solutions.
”Artificial intelligence deployments pose very unique challenges. Of course, there are demanding data pipeline throughput requirements; but it is also the full suite of data management services such as performant dataset copying or orchestration and automation of the AI workflow that make up a cutting-edge AI solution. This requires a lot of knowledge from different players. With PNY, NVIDIA, and NetApp, our partners have the support of the very best in the market and can comfortably position themselves in this long-term growth sector of the industry.Kristian KerrChannel Vice President EMEA for NetApp.
”As enterprises adopt AI to advance their businesses, customers are seeking integrated solutions that simplify end-to-end development and deployment, NVIDIA, PNY and NetApp have a long history of working together to power our customers’ most challenging projects, and our expanded collaboration brings customers more options for accelerated computing that meet the requirements of today’s challenging AI initiatives.Carlo RuizEMEA director of AI Data Center Solutions and Operations at NVIDIA